Creating Make-Your-Own VoiceThread Assignments

Creating Make-Your-Own VoiceThread Assignments

Follow the steps below to create an assignment where students can create and submit a VoiceThread presentation.

Step 1:

In a content area, hover your cursor over the “Tools” menu and choose “UMD VoiceThread.”

Step 2:

Enter a name for your VoiceThread in the “Name” text box, and then enter brief instructions in the “Description” area.

Step 3:

Below the description box under the “Grading” heading, set “Enable Evaluation” to “Yes”. Enter how many points you would like to grade this assignment out of in the “Points Possible” text box and then enter a due date if you wish.

Click “Submit” at the top or bottom of this page to move on.

Step 4:

Click on the newly created VoiceThread link created from step 2.

Step 5:

Click the “Assignment Builder” button and then click the “Create a VoiceThread” button.

Step 6:

Ignore the assignment directions box and click the “Create Assignment” button.

Your new VoiceThread link will now bring your to a page where you can grade student submissions. When students click on this link, they will see a page where they can create and submit their VoiceThread.